News

  • Is It Time to Silence Christmas Radio?

    Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    Chair and Professor of Marketing David Allan, Ph.D. '99 (MBA) shares his expertise on why Christmas radio persists, despite society's move to digital music streaming services.
  • To Shop or Not on Thanksgiving Day?

    Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    Associate Professor of Marketing Brent Smith, Ph.D., offers his commentary on Thanksgiving Day shopping trends and the decision to keep stores open or to close on the holiday.
  • Mexican Consul Alicia Kerber-Palma to Speak at Saint Joseph’s University

    Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University will welcome Alicia Kerber-Palma, consul of Mexico in Philadelphia, on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 6:30 p.m., in the Cardinal John P. Foley Campus Center. The event will also recognize Charles F. Shreiner '50 for his longtime support of the Latin American Studies program.
  • Don’t Let Your Holiday Gifts End up at the Yankee Swap

    Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    During the holidays, consumers can struggle under the pressure of gift giving. Ernest Baskin, Ph.D., assistant professor of food marketing at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, encourages family and friends to focus on practicality when selecting gifts this holiday season.
  • Eating Us Whole: Zombies Today and Throughout History

    Monday, October 30, 2017

    Paul J. Patterson, Ph.D., associate professor of English at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, offers his perspective on why zombies, which have roots in medieval legends and literature, persist in popular culture and their timelessness as symbols of horror.
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    Say Goodbye to Mom's Meatloaf: A Look at Generation Z's Eating Habits

    Monday, October 30, 2017

    Associate Professor of English Tenaya Darlington, M.F.A., looks at Generation Z's eating habits, focusing on conscious, fresh choices and specialty items.
  • SJU Biology Professor Earns Sleep Research Society Honor

    Wednesday, October 25, 2017

    Jennifer Choi Tudor, Ph.D., assistant professor of biology at Saint Joseph’s University, has earned an Outstanding Early Investigator Award Honorable Mention from the Sleep Research Society.
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    Where Would You Like to Go? Paintings at SJU Gallery

    Monday, October 23, 2017

    Do you ever feel alone in a crowd? Or incredibly close to someone, even though they are miles away from you?

  • A Healing Relationship: Orthodox Jews and the Catholic Church

    Monday, October 23, 2017

    The Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations will sponsor a panel discussion featuring two leading rabbis, Rabbi Mark Dratch and Rabbi Eugene Korn, Ph.D., on Thursday, Nov. 9, 7-8:30 pm. The panel will focus on their involvement in preparing two recent statements regarding the Jewish community’s relations with the Catholic Church from their Orthodox Jewish perspective.
  • Eating Bugs… on Purpose

    Friday, October 20, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University’s Department of Food Marketing will host a lecture that analyzes the edible insect market on Tuesday, Oct. 24, from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m., in Campion Student Center’s Forum Theatre. At the lecture’s conclusion, attendees will be invited to sample some cricket snacks.